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Disaster Action Team (DAT) Member in Norfolk County for American Red Cross

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ORGANIZATION: NORFOLK COUNTY RSVP

  • 12 people are interested

Norfolk County RSVP seeks committed, fit individuals to be team members to be on call for emergency response with the American Red Cross for the Norfolk County Area. Must must up for on call shift months.
This is a special opportunity to be on the front lines during a crisis or emergency.
See details below:

Disaster Action Teams provide 24-hour emergency response to home fires and other local disasters, ensuring that those affected have access to resources for necessities such as food, shelter, and clothing. Disaster Action Team members must be available to sign-up for on call shifts and respond to an emergency within 2 hours. This is an impactful position that provides a unique opportunity to work on the front lines during a crisis

Qualifications:

  • Ability to provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination status
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Ability to respond reliably to local disasters when on call

Current training requirements are contained in:
- Training and System Requirements for Disaster Action Team Members Job Tool
- Disaster Responder Training Requirements Job Tool

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About NORFOLK COUNTY RSVP

Location:

PO Box 310, 614 High St, Dedham, MA 02027, US

Mission Statement

Norfolk County RSVP Volunteer Program is dedicated to meeting community needs by connecting volunteers age 55+ with opportunities that meet their skills and areas of interest. We believe that we are all called to serve one another through the use of our unique gifts and passions.

Description

Make a difference in Norfolk County by connecting your passions with community needs!

Norfolk County RSVP has volunteer opportunities for people aged 55 & over in 28 cities and towns at over 50 volunteer sites. Volunteer opportunities include mentoring pre-release inmates, tutoring elementary school children, drivers for Veterans, meals on wheels and food pantires, friendly visiting, non-profit support services and many more! N.C. RSVP will find the volunteer opportunity that best fits your interests & schedule and impacts the needs that are most critical to our county's communities. N.C. RSVP provides mileage reimbursement, accident & liability insurance, an invitation to our annual recognition event, monthly newsletters, orientation & training.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Crisis Support
Disaster Relief
Community, Crisis Support, Disaster Relief

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple LocationsDedham, MA 02026

(42.24945,-71.1805)
 

SKILLS

  • Disaster Relief Care & Shelters
  • Safety & Disaster Education
  • Disaster Response

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 55
  • Orientation or Training

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